Dix Employee Convicted On Child Abuse Charges
Posted October 6, 2004 4:28 a.m. EDT
RALEIGH, N.C. — A Wake County judge convicted a Dorothea Dix employee of child abuse, but he is already appealing the sentence.
The judge sentenced Robert Barney to anger management courses and community service.
Barney was arrested in May. He has since been working in an adult unit.
On Tuesday, former Dix employee
pleaded guilty to simple assault.